NEW YORK (GenomeWeb news) – Life Technologies has completed the sale of its SQL*LIMS business to LabVantage Solutions for an undisclosed sum, finalizing a deal the companies struck at the end of June.

The acquisition gives the Bridgewater, NJ-based lab information management systems provider a system for tracking raw materials and samples, analyzing samples, collecting data, and communicating information to corporate systems.

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NPR reports that with medical data being big business, some companies want to get patients involved.

The Asbury Park Press reports on the startup Genomic Prediction's test to determine an embryo's risk of disease.

In PNAS this week: optical mapping allows glimpse of structural variants, disease-linked GATA2 mutations boosts its protein activity, and more.

Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) has released the results of a genetic ancestry analysis, the Boston Globe reports.

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